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PUBLIC NOTICE: Poffenberger Road Scheduled to Reopen in March 2020

January 6, 2020

HAGERSTOWN, MD (January 6, 2019) – Washington County Division of Engineering notifies citizens that due to additional necessary masonry repairs to the stone arch bridges, the reopening of Poffenberger Road at the bridges is now scheduled for March 2020.  The posted detour route during the construction project utilizes Sharpsburg Pike (MD Route 65), Wagaman Road, and Garis Shop Road. Please see map below for reference.

For questions or additional information, please contact the Washington County Public Relations and Marketing office at 240-313-2380 or

For additional information, please contact Washington County's Public Relations and Marketing Department at 240-313-2380 or